Homeowners: Reclaim Space with Gambrel Barn Kits

by | Sep 24, 2013 | Construction and Maintenance

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Gambrel barn kits can provide the perfect complement to any residence and be used for many purposes, only one of which is as a barn. Kits for these buildings come in a variety of building sizes and shapes, with a wide variety of options available. Companies that supply these kits often have expert consultants who know how to help provide the ideally configured building for you. Take some time and decide what you will use the barn for, how much space is needed and other details. Then call your barn kit dealer for a quick quote.

While it is a good idea to check local zoning and building ordinances, rest assured that you needn’t be a builder to assemble your new barn. These kits are designed with the do-it-yourself enthusiast in mind. Those who prefer not to be involved in the building phase can simply hire it done. Your kit provider will be happy to assist in finding a builder.

The word ‘gambrel’ refers to the style of the roof. No doubt most of us have seen such a roof and not known what it was called. The two sides of a gambrel roof have two angles per side, a shallow angle on the top section with a steeper angle below that. This shortens the overall height of the roof while maximizing headroom on what is usually an upper floor used for storage. Today’s kits remain faithful to this design and access to the second floor is gained by the owner’s choice of a fixed staircase or a set of retractable steps.

For those who prefer a lower profile storage structure or simply want a place to park their cars, companies that deal in Gambrel barn kits may also provide a garage kit package in an assortment of styles, sizes and colors. The same careful attention to detail and completeness that goes into the barn kits is also present in the garage kits so long as one is dealing with a top supplier. So why not do as so many other have done? Reclaim your space, protect your possessions and improve your property’s value with a new barn or garage you built yourself!

APM Buildings provides of the most popular pole barn garage kits is the gambrel barn kits..

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